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GoPole Grenade Grip Review: Compact Handgrip For Your GoPro

This grip from GoPole will help you capture amazing footage with your GoPro.

GoPole Grenade Grip Review

Price and Where to Buy GoPole Grenade Grip:

At the time of writing, the Grenade Grip is $13.97 on Amazon.

Pros:

  • Textured grip
  • Detachable wrist band
  • Detachable carabineer clip
  • Compact and portable
  • Can be attached to other GoPole products

Cons:

  • Does not extend

How GoPole Grenade Grip Rates:

  • Usefulness: 7/10 Great for holding onto your GoPro as you move around, but the Grenade Grip won’t give you a long-reaching shot.
  • Value: 10/10 Very good price for an essential accessory
  • Portability: 10/10 Very small and light, will fit easily into a camera bag or even your pocket. Optional wristband and carabineer attachments makes it even more adaptable.
  • Cool Factor: 10/10 Not as obtrusive as a selfie-stick and you can still get amazing footage from the hand-held distance.

Final Verdict:

You’re not always going to be able to mount your GoPro to some part of you, so having this handheld mount is a good investment. It’s especially portable and between the textured grip and optional wristband or carabineer attachment, GoPole makes it easy to hold on to. It’s a very good tool to have in your camera bag.

Editor’s Note: Reviews are based on usefulness, portability, durability, value, and “cool factor.” Some review products are sent to us free of charge and with no incentive to offer a favorable review. We offer our unbiased opinions, positive and negative, and will never accept compensation to review a product. If you have any questions or comments concerning our reviews, or would like to suggest a product for review, please email us at editor@smartertravel.com.

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By Jamie Ditaranto

Jamie Ditaranto is a traveler in a love triangle with writing and photography. Follow the drama on Twitter @jamieditaranto and Instagram @jamieditaranto.

Ditaranto joined SmarterTravel in 2015. She loves ecotourism, cities with history, and discovering local hangouts. Though she likes all the continents equally, she holds a special place in her heart for rainy little islands.

Her work has also appeared online at USA Today, Huffington Post, Business Insider, and other publications. You can check out her photography on her website.

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